StarTech Hard Drive Enclosure for 3.5in SATA Drives – USB 3.0s

$79.00 (inc. of GST)

StarTech.com Hard Drive Enclosure for 3.5in SATA Drives – USB 3.0, HDD enclosure, 3.5″, Serial ATA, Serial ATA II, Serial ATA III, 6 Gbit/s, Hot-swap, Silver

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Turn a 3.5” SATA Hard Drive into a UASP-supported USB 3.0 External Hard Drive

The S3510SMU33 USB 3.0 hard drive enclosure enables you to connect a 3.5in SATA hard drive through an available USB port.

With support for UASP, the enclosure performs up to 70% faster than conventional USB 3.0, when paired with a UASP-enabled host controller to utilize the full potential of your SATA III hard drives. See our UASP testing results below for further details.

The HDD enclosure offers a versatile solution for increasing the storage/backup capabilities of your computer, with support for SATA I/II/III hard drives at capacities of up to 4TB. Plus, the enclosure features high-quality aluminum construction and a stylish silver design that looks great in any application.

To ensure compatibility with your computer system, the S3510SMU33 supports all of the leading operating systems, including: Windows, OSX, Linux and Google Chrome.

The S3510SMU33 USB 3.0 HDD enclosure is backed by a 2-year StarTech.com warranty and free lifetime technical support.

Improved Performance with UASP

UASP is supported in Windows 8, Mac OSX (10.8 or above), and Linux. In testing UASP performs with a 70% faster read speed and 40% faster write speed over traditional USB 3.0 at peak performance.

At the same peak in testing UASP also shows an 80% reduction in required processor resources.

Testing results were obtained using an Intel Ivy Bridge system, a UASP enabled StarTech.com Enclosure, and a SATA III solid state drive.

The StarTech.com Advantage

– Save time, with file transfers up to 70% faster than traditional USB 3.0 when used with a UASP-supported host
– Maximum durability, with aluminum housing

Technical details
  • Sustainability certificates: RoHS
Ports & interfaces
  • USB connectivity: ✔
  • USB version: 3.2 Gen 1 (3.1 Gen 1)
  • USB connector type: USB Type-B
  • USB connector gender: Female
  • USB ports quantity: 1
  • Integrated USB cable: ❌
Weight & dimensions
  • Width: 31.4 mm
  • Depth: 191 mm
  • Height: 115 mm
  • Weight: 321 g
  • Package width: 135 mm
  • Package depth: 220 mm
  • Package height: 106 mm
  • Package weight: 797 g
  • Power source type: AC
  • External power adapter: ✔
  • Compatible power plug types: AU, EU, JP, UK, US
  • AC adapter input voltage: 100 - 240 V
  • AC adapter input current: 0.6 A
  • AC adapter output voltage: 12 V
  • AC adapter output current: 2 A
Operational conditions
  • Operating temperature (T-T): 0 - 40 °C
  • Storage temperature (T-T): -10 - 65 °C
  • Operating relative humidity (H-H): 10 - 90%
  • Storage relative humidity (H-H): 5 - 95%
  • Storage drive size: 3.5"
  • Supported storage drive interfaces: Serial ATA, Serial ATA II, Serial ATA III
  • Number of storage drives supported: 1
  • Hot-swap: ✔
  • Maximum storage capacity: 14 TB
Packaging content
  • AC adapter included: ✔
  • Cables included: USB
  • Stand included: ✔
  • Screws included: ✔
  • Manual: ✔
  • Product type: HDD enclosure
  • Product colour: Silver
  • Material: Aluminium, Plastic
  • LED indicators: Activity, Power
  • Certification: CE, FCC, REACH
  • Data transfer rate: 6 Gbit/s
  • Chipset: ASMedia - ASM1153
  • UASP support: ✔
  • Plug and Play: ✔